Professional Golf & Community Organizations
Palatine Park District • palatineparks.org
Palatine Park District is a separate municipal governing agency established for the purpose of providing parks, facilities, and recreation programs for the community. The Park District is responsible for the maintenance, operation, and administration of parks and facilities under its jurisdiction. Palatine Hills Golf Course is owned and operated by Palatine Park District.
Palatine Hills Golf Association • phgagolf.com
Association was formed in 1970 as Palatine Hills Mens Golf Association. The object of this Association is to promote the best interest of the game of golf and thereby to promote the good fellowship and sportsmanship of the Association members. In 1978 the name was changed to Palatine Hills Golf Association to allow women to join the Association. By 2006, the Association had grown to over 160 members.
Professional Golfers’ Association of America • pga.com
The PGA of America is the world’s largest sports organization, comprised of 29,000 PGA Professionals who are the recognized experts in teaching and growing the game. Founded in 1916, the PGA of America has enhanced its leadership position by conducting premier spectator events – PGA Championship, Ryder Cup, KitchenAid Senior PGA Championship and KPMG Women’s PGA Championship – as well as significant philanthropic outreach initiatives, and award-winning golf promotions.
PGA Tour • pgatour.com
The PGA Tour is the organizer of the main professional golf tours played primarily by men in the United States and North America.
USGA • usga.org
The USGA promotes and conserves the true spirit of the game of golf as embodied in its ancient and honorable traditions. It acts in the best interests of the game for the continued enjoyment of those who love and play it.